USC Upstate to Present Commercial Music Concert at Chapman Cultural Center

March 28, 2016 at 9:05 am

USC Upstate’s Commercial Music department will be in concert at Chapman Cultural Center Sunday, April 17, with rousing performances from the USC Upstate Vocal Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble, Jazz Combo, and Commercial Music Combos. The show starts at 3 p.m. and […]

Lecture by Carl Safina "Caught in the Same Net" Set for Thursday, March 31

March 28, 2016 at 9:20 am

A free lecture by Dr. Carl Safina will be held from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31 in Tukey Theatre. Safina will lecture on “Caught in the Same Net: The Ocean and Us.” The lecture will examine fisheries, coral reefs, forests, […]

USC Upstate Receives Tree Campus USA Designation for Eighth Time

March 28, 2016 at 9:25 am

For the eighth year in a row, the University of South Carolina Upstate has been named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, for its dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship. The USC Upstate campus was […]

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 Civic Engagement Awards

March 28, 2016 at 9:35 am

The deadline to submit your nomination is just around the corner! Please consider nominating a colleague or a student for one of the awards below. Nominations are due by 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2016. The Civic Engagement Awards are […]

Tree Dedication Planned for Odell Gaither

March 28, 2016 at 10:00 am

A tree dedication for Odell Gaither will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3 in the Rotary Peace Park. Gaither, a junior majoring in physical education and teacher education, died Sunday, July 5, 2015, in Greenville Memorial Hospital after […]

Hub City Books Hosts Book-signing for Four USC Upstate Authors, April 1

March 28, 2016 at 12:58 pm

Four faculty members at the University of South Carolina Upstate will sign copies of their most recent books at Hub City Book Shop April 1, 2016. Signing from 4:30 – 6 p.m. will be: Celena Kusch, “Literary Analysis: The Basics” […]

Academic Integrity Matters Personally, Professionally

March 28, 2016 at 1:58 pm

Don’t miss a great opportunity for conversation and best practices from 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 30 in Media 238. This Teaching and Learning Conversation (TLC) will identify “good practice” initiatives that contribute to academic integrity.  Four practices that have been […]

Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit Works of Art, April 5-22

March 28, 2016 at 4:21 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate Visual Arts Faculty present their work in an exhibition titled, “Faculty Works.” Eleven professors will exhibit works ranging from encaustics, acrylic paintings and mixed media to graphic design and photography, April 5-22 in the […]

Brittany Starling Named to WBI All-Tournament Team

March 29, 2016 at 9:42 am

Milwaukee, Wis. – USC Upstate senior center Brittany Starling has been named to the WBI All-Tournament team, WBI officials announced on Monday. Starling averaged 17.3 points per game and 13.3 rebounds per game during Upstate’s three games in the tournament. […]

Learning Outside Four Walls: Service-Learning Offers Students an Opportunity to Work, Learn in the Community

March 29, 2016 at 2:06 pm

Service-learning allows students to link their classroom knowledge to real life experiences. It’s the hope of one professor that her students will gain a lifelong appreciation not only art, but for museums as viable institutions within the community. Students in […]